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Batemans Rosey Nosey (Bottle)

Formerly brewed at Batemans
Style: Old Ale
Wainfleet, England


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RATINGS: 253   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Bottle: Pasteurised. Available in November and December. Bottled by Marston’s.
A complex, rich tasting beer with plenty of roast malt character and generous hop flavour.
Colour: EBC 55. Bitterness: EBU 35. Hops: Goldings, Challenger, Liberty. Malt: Maris Otter

pilif's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
pilif (25) - zedelgem, - DEC 11, 2010
tormal coper coloured beer from 4.9°, it has a very dry and a raisin fruitness

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AndySnow (6317) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - JAN 17, 2016
How: Bottle.
Where: SimCorp Pub, Copenhagen.
Appearance: Clear golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Hops, malt, spices, fruit.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Caramel, malt, grass, hops.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
TorbenJensen (1435) - Valby, DENMARK - JUL 11, 2015
Roughly foam that will not last long. A somewhat thin aroma, which contains most of hops and a little flower. Tastes slightly acidic and also sweet malty body with little floral synthetic aftertaste where little hops is shown. The finish is not very long, and it is an ale which do not leave a big impression.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BBHansen (663) - Křge, DENMARK - JUN 12, 2015
Bottle @ home w senior. Appearance: pours clear copper with ok off-white soapy head and lacing. aroma/taste: caramel, toffee and dark fruits. palette: medium aroma, low carbonation, light to medium body, some malt sweetness, average bitterness, medium duration, and an oily texture. Overall: somewhat thin "old ale"

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
DraftDodger (889) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 3, 2015
Copenhagen 3/5 2015. 50 cl bottle from Skjold Burne - from a box of Christmas leftovers. A slightly boozy Santa is looking bewildered at me from the label. Pours clear golden brown with off/white head which dissipates after half a minute. Aroma of fermented fruit and toffee. Soft carbonation. Taste is not as sweet as expected. Some caramel and spices balanced with dry bitterness. Ok Christmas experience but a bit flat - the good old English way.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
ianwelby (987) - SCOTLAND - JAN 4, 2015
Clear copper-coloured beer with a good foamy head. Aroma is spicy caramel. Flavour is initially malt and caramel but there’s a nice citrus-y, fruity follow-up to that and even a tinge of hoppy bitterness as it settles on the tongue. It’s not really what I think of when I think of a Christmassy beer but, despite a slightly watery finish, it’s really rather drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexsdad06 (8264) - Ohio, USA - JAN 2, 2015
Bottle from backlog notes. Pours a clear deep amber color with a small off white head. The aroma and flavor have sweet caramel, lightly nutty, noticeable Maris Otter character, hints of fruit and a splash of general hop character, not much to get excited about.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Desverger (7027) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle@The Globe, CPH - amber pour with thin white head. Sweet malty aroma and taste, some faint dark fruit, light spice, slightly watery, but overall pretty decent. ---Sent via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nuffield (3994) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - SEP 30, 2014
Murky, caramel colors. Sweet nose, moderate palate somewhat oily. English, to be sure. (at Ale Jail Anniversary Party 2014)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Niko100 (2554) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 13, 2014
Dark amber/cider color; Medium creamy body; Aroma of sweet malt, fruit, & caramel; Flavor of roasted malt, caramel/syrup, hops, and dark fruit; Just decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rumproasts (4720) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 23, 2014
bottle. deep copper with one finger head. malty with substantial breadiness. mild hop bitterness. flat flavor, rather boring. definitely not old-ale-like.

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